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Establishing a Military Post at Palmyra, Tennessee

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CollectionConnecticut Historical Society: Oliver Wolcott Jr. Papers. view image
Document Information
Date March 21, 1798
Author Name Oliver Wolcott, Jr. (primary) Location: Treasury Department
Recipient Name James McHenry (primary)
Summary Referring to a letter from Morgan Brown, Collector for the District of Tennessee, Wolcott recommends the establishment of a small military post at Palymyra in Tennessee which is located on the Cumberland River.
Document Format Autograph Draft Letter
Document Notes Partially illegible.
Content Notes [not available]
Related Persons/Groups James McHenry; Oliver Wolcott, Jr.; Morgan Brown;
Related Places Treasury Department; Palmyra; Cumberland River;
Keywords [not available]
Key Phrases his wishes may not be fulfilled; Mr. Brown appears to be an intelligent officer;
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